ITU Report Shows Strong Demand for ICT Services in Europe

With 75% Europeans online, Europe is the region with the highest Internet penetration rate in the world, says a new report from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations specialized agency for ICT. Europe also has the highest level of mobile broadband penetration with 68% of people using their portable devices to connect to the Internet. Mobile broadband subscriptions grew by 33% annually between 2010 and 2013 to reach a total of 422 million subscriptions. Moreover, mobile broadband services are most affordable in Europe compared to other regions of the world. More on ITU’s ICT Facts and Figures